Scott Van Pelt, best known for his golf commentary and games analysis, was born in 1966 on August 4. The evergreen sportscaster has co-hosted the major show; Sports Center telecasted on ESPN midnight. Pelt was born to the couple Sam Van Pelt and Cathie Mathis. He took birth in Brookeville in Maryland and was brought up in Washington D.C., by his parents. He has also got three siblings in his family, Mike, Mark and Matt.
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Scott got the elementary education from the school Flower Valley Elementary. Scott then finished his graduation from Sandy Spring’s The Sherwood High School in the city Maryland. His further studies on radio, television and film were done at the University of Maryland. A sports lover and active member in extracurricular activities since his childhood, Scott was a mediocre schoolchild. He has been an active contributor in his University of Maryland’s fraternity, Pi Kappa Alpha since his college days.
Van Pelt has a noticeable association with ESPN Radio station. He joined in 2001 after ending an association from 1994-2000 with the Golf Channel. He also served as a co-host with Mike Tirico in the program entitled Tirico and Van Pelt. The show got a new name of The Scott Van Pelt Show in the year 2009 when the previous one got cancelled, and now he was the solo host. It was in 2012 renamed as SVP and Russillo. He is also seen to be occasionally involved as a host in the show Viewer’s Forum.
Scott gained an experience of studio presenter when he was engaged in the Friday Night College Football. The American origin commentator also covered Tiger Woods - PGA Tour, both 10 and 11 from EA Sports. Tim Kurkjian, the baseball analysis specialist from ESPN is said to be sharing a close equation with Scott.
Scott's biography identifies him as a man with a sparkling trained voice, captivating and witty identity who has been now keeping a hold on the public from over decades. His commentary or anchoring both are always appreciated and is said to be soul-stirring making him one of the most influential sports personality.
Scott, the highly skilled and hard-working man, is now 49 in age and is 1.97 m tall and 52 kg in weight. He has an estimated net worth of about $16 million and an annual salary of whopping $2 million yearly. The one of the topmost earning media celebrity is twitter’s favourite too as @notthefakeSVP, with followers around 1.01 Million.He is often witnessed as an audience watching his sports teams of Maryland Terrapins’ games.
The nominee of the award, Sports Emmy as an Outstanding Personality in Sports and the Studio Host got married to his rumoured girlfriend and now spouse Stephanie Pelt. Scott and his wife never sparked any controversy and media never witnessed any divorce scenario and seemed to be so much in love. Scott has always maintained a secret personal life always, and he has been straight in his orientation and has no reported affairs before and after marriage. The Leo Sun signed sportscaster has no children yet, but he might plan his family soon.
17 Jun, 2016